BROWARD (CBSMiami) – Broward County Public Schools Superintendent Robert Runcie is back at work.
His return comes less than a week after he was charged with perjury.READ MORE: Peloton Recalling Nearly 125K Treadmills After Child’s Death, Several Injuries
The charges stem from testimony about school safety funding tied to the grand jury investigation into the 2018 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School.
The state says in order to prepare his testimony, Runcie spoke with witnesses in a case against Broward County Public Schools former technology chief.
But when asked about information he was giving, Runcie, still under oath, said he was going by memory.READ MORE: Police Investigate Attack On Woman Who Was Out For Jog In SW Miami
READ: Robert Runcie Indictment
Runcie’s attorney’s filed a motion last week to dismiss the charge.
The school board will meet Tuesday to discuss Runcie’s future with the district.MORE NEWS: COVID In Florida: 4,394 New Cases, 82 Additional Deaths Reported Wednesday
His arraignment is set for May 12.